• Damarion's mother, Latoya, a corneal tissue donor

    “My mother was an eye donor. In life, she would have given anybody the shirt off of her back, and I am so proud to know that her final wishes were to help somebody.”

    Donor Family Member
  • Neko double cornea transplant recipient

    “Imagine going to the doctor one day and him telling you that your sight was deteriorating and you would need a cornea transplant in order to see. Well, luckily for me, I was able to receive two cornea transplants within three months of each other. So that was pretty amazing!”

    Cornea Recipient
Virtual Candlelight Ceremony

Virtual Candlelight Ceremony

Every year during the holiday season, many of our partner hospitals host a candle lighting service for donor families and...
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Gift establishes Oliver and Carroll Dabezies Endowed Chair at Tulane School of Medicine

Gift establishes Oliver and Carroll Dabezies Endowed Chair at Tulane School of Medicine

Article written by Carolyn Scofield and reposted with permission from tulane.edu. A graduate and longtime clinical professor at Tulane University...
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How to Transfer Images for the Legacy Quilt

How to Transfer Images for the Legacy Quilt

We explain the DIY steps and provide resources if you prefer to let someone else do it. Southern Eye Bank...
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